Jane Burgess

Jane is a specialist paint and colour consultant based in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Having considerable experience of working for two of the most globally recognised speciality paint companies, Farrow & Ball in Edinburgh and Porter’s Paints in Melbourne, Australia, Jane, working alongside designers, architects and trade specialists, has fulfilled a multitude of design briefs, for both private and commercial clients.

Client preference and budget are central to the advice Jane gives on premium paint brands. Next, having considered the many facets of each project, she specifies a paint product or product system that she believes is best suited to client needs.

Jane values traditional painting methods and high-quality paint products which are environmentally friendly while also providing clients with the ultimate superior finish.

As a trained colourist, Jane is able to formulate, match and create custom colours by eye. She has a thorough understanding of how colour is created and used in design, and first-hand knowledge and experience of quality paint products, all aspects of painting, speciality painting and decorating. From modern interior and exterior wall paints to traditional lime and chalk based paint finishes, as well as innovative metallic and textured products, Jane understands how paint products differ.

In addition to the design aspect, Jane takes into account how paint is ultimately a layer of protection. Hence she suggests the best products for specific interior and exterior surfaces and gives technical advice on appropriate product application in order to ensure longevity.